Citi to former Dewey partner: It wasn't our job to warn you

Bank sues to recover personal loan, says partners should have done their own research into firm's financial condition

, The Am Law Daily


Citibank N.A. is forcefully denying allegations by a former lawyer with the now-defunct Dewey & LeBoeuf that the bank conspired with leaders of the firm to woo lateral partners with a Ponzi-like scheme aimed at paying off Dewey's debts to the bank through a steady flow of capital contribution payments.

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